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Lamb's Chapel v. Center Moriches School District (docket #: 91-2024) (1993)  [Findlaw]

Secondary Link Lamb's Chapel v. Center Moriches School District  [Legal Information Institute]
Argument Date 02/04/1993
Decided 6/071993
Supreme Court Vote 9-0
Note The S.G.'s amicus brief in this case was co-authored by John G. Roberts, Jr.
Supreme Court Ruling First Amendment free speech claim sustained.
 
Case Summary & Additional Resources
Majority Opinion White, J.
Concurring Opinion Kennedy, J. (concurring in part and concurring in the judgment) & Scalia, J. (joined by Thomas, J.)
Lower Court 2nd Circuit
Lower Court Ruling First Amendment free speech claim denied.
Oral Arguments Oral Arguments  [Oyez]
Lawyers
For Petitioner
Jay Sekulow

For Respondent
John Hoefling

Ruling - Lower Court
Lamb’s Chapel v. Center Moriches Union Free School District, 959 F.2d 381, (2d Cir., 1992)
News
"A Rights Movement That Emerges From the Right," New York Times, December 30, 1994, sect. B, p. 6
"Conservatives’ New Frontier: Religious Liberty Law Firms," New York Times, July 8, 1995, p. 1
"Justices Allow Religious Groups After-Hours Use of Public Schools," New York Times, June 9, 1993, sect. A, p. 1
"Justices to Hear 2 Cases on Religion and Schools," New York Times, October 6, 1992, sect. A, p. 2
"Long Island Church at Center of Case: Not What but Who," New York Times, June 8, 1993, sect. A, p. 23
Other
Chemerinsky, Erwin, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: PRINCIPLES AND POLICY (2nd Ed.) (2002), p. 1165-1169
Sekulow, Jay Allan, WITNESSING THEIR FAITH: RELIGIOUS INFLUENCE ON SUPREME COURT JUSTICES AND THEIR OPINIONS (2006), pp. 307-308
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